can treat it and there is no big problem, just a matter of treatment or did he say this could be life-threatening? lloyd: it is life-threatening for sure. there are 70 different kinds, hopkins, non-hodgkin's, each one carries its own risk. i had the more aggressive type which is dangerous, more dangerous because if you do not get cured. on the other hand, it is curable. david: you had to go in three or four days for chemo. lloyd: the treatment i had was 6 three week cycles. for three weeks, six times on a cycle basis, the first four and a half days of the cycle, about 98 hours or so, i would be getting chemo night and day continuously. david: did you go for second and third opinion or did you say i'm comfortable with the initial prescription? lloyd: it is funny, you do not know how to react to things until you move through them.